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  1. Four Christmases

    Posted Dec 11th 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Starring: Vince Vaughn, Reese Witherspoon, Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek Director: Seth Gordon Category: IIB Talk about the law of inverse returns. Four Christmases boasts ... Favreau) and a documentary director (Seth Gordon) who once conjured human drama from a race to be champion of an arcade game. But without a screenplay that provides genuine human engagement, ...

  2. Oscars struck a chord with director

    Posted Mar 08th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... many young attractive women.' Following the screening of his film Where The Truth Lies- about sordid celebrities and their excesses- the director retreated to the Four Seasons Hotel ... with Andrew Sun Swamped by his schedule, art house director Atom Egoyan (pictured) missed the Oscars on TV. However, his Canada Film Week reception here- complete with starlets, models ...

  3. Censors a welcome addition to mainland directors' bottom line

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... is still seeking funds, is an adaptation of Lu Yiping's book about 8,000 Hunanese young women sent by the Red Army in 1949 to wed the soldiers stationed in the newly acquired region ...

  4. All About Women

    Posted Feb 01st 2009, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... Paul Fonoroff All About Women Zhou Xun, Guey Lun-mei, Kitty Zhang Yuqi, Stephen Fung Tak-lun Director: Tsui Hark Tsui Hark's return to contemporary comedy, co-scripted by My Sassy ... handsome environmentalist Alex Fong Chung-sun. Although All About Women contains all the ingredients necessary for a clever 21st century take on the battle of the sexes, the director gets too ...

  5. Li revisits Venice with dramatic takes on women's perspectives

    Posted Sep 04th 2005, 12:00am by Joey Liu Yan

    ... Joey Liu Yan Mainland director Li Yu deals with women's odd affections in life: love and hate between two lesbians, an amoral relationship between mother and son. Not that she sees ... an increasing number of women have moved into the director's chair and begun to air their own voices. As a rising star of the new generation of female directors, Li has been attracting attention ...

  6. film focus

    Posted Mar 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Lai

    ... they succeed. In an attempt to wrestle out a confession, prosecutor Kyle Sackett (Leon Ames; Little Women, Peyton Place) pits the lovers against each other. The pair escape justice and reconcile, ...

  7. Conversation(s) With Other Women

    Posted Jan 28th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Conversation(s) With Other Women Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Aaron Eckhart Director: Hans Canosa The film: For an example of how technical wizardry can undermine a film's impact, look no further than Conversation(s) With Other Women. What captures your attention initially isn't the remarkable script, the intense acting or the taut time-frame (the film ...

  8. Wonder Women

    Posted Jul 05th 2007, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... Paul Fonoroff Starring: Gigi Leung Wing-kei, Fiona Sit Hoi-kei, George Lam Chi-cheung Director: Barbara Wong Chun-chun Category: IIA (Cantonese) The apolitical nature of Hong Kong movie ... The upside is the lack of the kind of PC propaganda that is a centrepiece of Wonder Women. Not only ideologically facile, the feature falls short of presenting riveting character studies of its ...

  9. The Aviator

    Posted Feb 17th 2005, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett, Kate Beckinsale, Alan Alda Director: Martin Scorsese Category: IIB Director Martin Scorsese begins this sprawling biopic ... failing him. We follow Hughes and his obsessions- the films, women, planes and business deals that were to mark his legend. In DiCaprio, Scorsese has a star born for the task, portraying in equal ...

  10. Shrooms

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Shrooms Starring: Lindsey Haun, Jack Huston, Max Kasch, Maya Hazen Director: Paddy Breathnach The film: The film's inventive poster is the first thing that grabs your ... a friend, decide to feast on the local strain of 'magic mushrooms' to liven up their evening, and then all hell breaks loose. And director Paddy Breathnach doffs his cap to tradition, too, ...




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